SIA Acc. 13-061, Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary, Administrative Records, c. 1972-1987

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This accession consists of two patrons' registrars published during the tenure of Secretary Robert McCormick Adams which list the names of individuals and families who made financial contributions toward the construction of the National Museum of African Art, the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, and the S. Dillon Ripley Center; as well as one guest book for dinner events and receptions hosted by Secretary S. Dillon Ripley in 1972.


  • Adams, Robert McC (Robert McCormick) 1926-2018
  • Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • National Museum of African Art (U.S.)
  • S. Dillon Ripley Center (Smithsonian Institution)


For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.



Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1972
  • 1972-1987
  • c 1972-1987


  • Fund raising
  • Special events
  • Guest books


  • Books
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 13-061

Physical description

0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)

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